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Tenancy & Housing

RLC Submission: Waterloo Estate (South) Planning Proposal
30 May 2022

In April 2022, RLC's  Inner Sydney Tenants' Advice and Advocacy Service (ISTAAS) made submissions to the...

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Financial Abuse

Submission: Response to the draft National Plan to End Violence against Women and Children 2022-2032
18 March 2022

The Economic Abuse Reference Group (EARG) made a submission to the draft National Plan to End Violence...


Joint Submission to the Senate Select Committee on Job Security
30 April 2021

RLC and Kingsford Legal Centre and have jointly made submissions to the Senate Select Committee on Job...

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Domestic Violence

Submission: Coercive control in domestic relationships
30 March 2021

On 22 February the Economic Reference Group NSW (EARG NSW) made a submission to the Joint Select Committee...

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Money Problems & Consumer Complaints

RLC submissions: consumer credit reforms
23 November 2020

In November, RLC  provided responses to the proposed suite of changes to Australia’s consumer credit...

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Police Complaints

Submission: Review of the Surveillance Devices Amendment (Police Body-Worn Video) Act 2014
10 July 2018

RLC and the ALS have made a joint submission to the NSW Government Review of the Surveillance Devices...

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Discrimination & Human Rights

Submission: Parliamentary Inquiry into Freedom of Speech
23 January 2017

This submission, written by RLC’s discrimination solicitor Dr Linda Tucker, draws on RLC's earlier...

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Government Complaints

Submission: Ensuring Access to Justice for Serious Invasions of Privacy in the Digital Era
12 May 2014

It is our position that a statutory cause of action for serious invasions of privacy is a necessary and...

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International Students

Submission: Inquiry into the impact of gambling
25 March 2014

Research shows that a higher proportion of international students are problem or at-risk gamblers when...

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Submission: In response to the Productivity Commission's Inquiry into Access to Justice Arrangements 2013
13 November 2013

Our position is that access to the civil dispute resolution system without access to legal advice and...

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